Norwegian land blockade of Russian settlement on Svalbard — RT EN

An analysis by Joe Bessemer The Norwegian government has imposed a blockade against Russians living on the island of West Spitsbergen. The Spitsbergen archipelago is officially controlled by Norway, but has a special status under international law. Its territory and coastal waters are a treaty demilitarized zone. Russia has three settlements on Spitsbergen: the active […]

Seven injured in artillery shelling of settlement near Ukraine border — RT EN

14 Apr 2022 2:09 p.m Artillery shelled the Russian settlement of Klimovo in the Bryansk border region on Thursday. Seven people suffered injuries. The regional governor blamed Ukrainian forces for the shelling. The town of Klimovo in Russia’s Bryansk region, about ten kilometers from the Ukrainian border, came under artillery fire on Thursday, reports TASS, […]